Suicide Prevention Organizations

 Alaska Statewide Suicide Prevention Council

http://dhss.alaska.gov/SuicidePrevention/Pages/default.aspx

The Statewide Suicide Prevention Council advises the governor and legislature on issues relating to suicide. In collaboration with communities, faith-based organizations, and public-private entities, the Council works to improve the health and wellness of Alaskans by reducing suicide and its effect on individuals and communities.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

http://www.afsp.org

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention funds research, offer educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support those affected by suicide.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

www.nami.org

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI offers educational programs, advocacy services and a toll-free HelpLine.

StopSuicideAlaska.org

http://www.stopsuicidealaska.org/

Clearinghouse of information on suicide prevention and postvention. They offer trainings, resources, and educational documents to help communities stop suicides.